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Rudolf Schenker

Rudolf Schenker

Real/full name:
Rudolf Schenker
66 (born Aug 31st, 1948)
Place of origin:
Germany (Hildesheim)


Rudolf Schenker is the founding member Scorpions. He formed the earliest version of the band in 1964 at the age of 16.

He is the elder brother of Michael Schenker, who was also once a member of Scorpions.


Guitars (1964-present)

1972 Lonesome Crow Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (backing)
1974 Fly to the Rainbow Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (2)
1975 In Trance (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1975 Fuchs geh' voran (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1975 Speedy's Coming (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1975 In Trance Vocals (backing), Guitars (rhythm)
1976 Virgin Killer (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1976 Virgin Killer Guitars (rhythm)
1977 He's a Woman - She's a Man (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1977 Pictured Life (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1977 Taken by Force Guitars (rhythm)
1978 Tokyo Tapes (Live album) Guitars (rhythm), Guitars (lead on He's a Woman - She's a Man and Long Tall Sally)
1978 Sails of Charon / Steamrock Fever (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1978 All Night Long (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1979 Lovedrive (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1979 Is There Anybody There (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1979 Another Piece of Meat (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1979 Lovedrive Guitars (rhythm)
1979 Loving You Sunday Morning (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Only a Man (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Make It Real (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Hey You (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Monsters of Rock (Split) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Animal Magnetism Guitars (rhythm)
1980 Lady Starlight (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1980 The Zoo (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1982 Now! (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1982 Can't Live Without You (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1982 No One like You (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1982 Blackout Guitars
1983 Love at First Sting (Rehearsal, Studio Soundboard Live Recording) (Demo) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 Coming Home (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 I'm Leaving You (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 Still Loving You (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 + Heavy (Split) Guitars
1984 Rock You like a Hurricane (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 Big City Nights (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1984 Love at First Sting Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1985 Black Out (Apagon) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1985 First Sting (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
1985 No One like You (Live) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1985 World Wide Live (Live album) Rhythm guitars, Lead guitar (on "Still Loving You", "Coast to Coast", "Big City Nights" & "Holiday"), Vocals (backing)
1985 World Wide Live (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
1988 Passion Rules the Game (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1988 Savage Amusement Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1988 Rhythm of Love (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1988 Believe in Love (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1989 Is There Anybody There (Long Version) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1989 Can't Explain (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1989 To Russia with Love and Other Savage Amusements (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
1990 Holiday (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1990 Wind of Change (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1990 Tease Me Please Me (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1990 Crazy World Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (backing) on tracks 1 and 10
1990 Don't Believe Her (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1991 Crazy World Tour Live... (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
1991 Wind of Change (Russian Edition) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1991 Send Me an Angel (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1992 Living for Tomorrow (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1992 Hit Between the Eyes (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1993 Woman (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1993 No Pain No Gain (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1993 Alien Nation (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1993 Face the Heat Guitars, Sitar, Ebo, Vocals (backing)
1993 Under the Same Sun (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1994 White Dove (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1995 Live Bites (Live album) Guitars (acoustic), Guitars (rhythm)
1995 Edge of Time (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1995 In Trance (Live) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1996 Where the River Flows (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1996 Does Anyone Know (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1996 Pure Instinct Guitars, E-bow, Vocals (backing)
1996 You and I (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1997 When You Came into My Life (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1997 Over the Top (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1998 The Real Sting (Compilation) Guitars (rhythm)
1999 Mysterious (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1999 To Be No. 1 (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1999 Aleyah (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1999 Eye to Eye (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (backing)
1999 10 Light Years Away (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
1999 Eye II Eye Sitar, Vocals (backing), Guitars (rhythm, lead and acoustic)
2000 Moment of Glory: The Scorpions with the Berlin Philharmonic (Compilation) Guitars (rhythm)
2001 When Love Kills Love (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2001 Moment of Glory Live (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
2001 Acoustica (Live album) Guitars (rhythm)
2002 Winning Combinations (Split) Guitars (rhythm)
2002 A Savage Crazy World (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
2004 Unbreakable Guitars (rhythm)
2004 Miracle (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2005 Unbreakable World Tour 2004: One Night in Vienna (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
2007 Humanity - Hour 1 Guitars (rhythm)
2008 Live at Wacken Open Air 2006 (Video) Guitars (rhythm, lead)
2009 Amazônia - Live in the Jungle (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
2010 The Good Die Young (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2010 Sting in the Tail Guitars (rhythm)
2011 Comeblack Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2011 Get Your Sting and Blackout - Live in 3D (Video) Guitars
2013 MTV Unplugged in Athens (Live album) Vocals, Guitars
2013 MTV Unplugged in Athens (Video) Guitars
2014 We Built This House (Single) Guitars
2015 Return to Forever Guitars
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2008 The Scarecrow Guitars (lead) (track 10)


2001 Live Insurrection (Live album) Guitars on "Blackout"
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